Departmental Activities


ISHRAE (Indian Society of Heating, Ventrilation and Air-conditioning Engineers) lucknow sub–chapter has taken an initiative to organise an orientation program in coordination with the department of Mechanical Engineering, Integral University, Dasauli, Kursi Road, Lucknow. The program was scheduled on 29th August 2016, which was attended by 5 faculty members and aproximately 200 students of third year and final year of B. Tech. Mechanical Engineering. The objective of this program was to get the awareness amoung the students and faculty staff about HVAC & R (Heating, Ventrilation, Air-conditioning and Refrigeration), career opportunities in this field and future scope. Experts elaborate about ISHRAE introduction and its activities across the country, benefits for students, joining ISHRAE and establishing students’ chapter at Integral University.

Mr. Sameer Shrivastav (Past President ISHRAE), Mr. Rahul Suri (President Elect 2017-18), Mr. Varad Tiwari (Past President ISHRAE), Mr. Anil Nigam (Past President ISHRAE) and Mr. Harish Sahni (Current President ISHRAE) were present on behalf of Lucknow sub-chapter team. Mr. Mohammad Faisal Khan (Assist. Prof. – Department of Mech. Engg. & ISHRAE Member) was the coordinator of the program on behalf of Integral University. The program was initiated by Mr. Sameer Shrivastav with an introductory presentation on ISHRAE and its activities which was further advanced with next presentation on “Global Warming and its causes”. Mr. Rahul Suri introduced the benefits of joining ISHRAE for the students and eventually Mr. Mohammad Faisal Khan concluded the program with emphasis on establishing students’ chapter at Integral University, information about ACREX (technical exhibition) 2017, AQUEST competition, project funding opportunities for students and JOB JUNCTION for the students’ benefit point of view. Guests from ISHRAE, also interacted with head of the department, Prof. Dr. P. K. Bharti, to discuss the establishment of students’ society of ISHRAE at Integral University.

Workshops Organized

Organized a one day National level workshop on “Advanced Manufacturing Processes and Quality Management” held on 25 Feb 2016. at Integral University, Lucknow.

Speakers in the workshop was
  1. Mr. Pradeep Nair, Director – India, SLM Solutions who emphasizes on topics like tooling for hydroforming, sheet metal, composites, lightweighting etc of Additive Manufacturing using various processes, materials, applications in industries like automotive, aerospace, medical, space, business machines etc.
  2. Dr. Gaurav Bartarya, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur, shared his experience on "Finish Hard Turning Issues: Investigation and Control" and discussed that Hard turning is finish machining process used to replace the grinding operation on the shop floor. It is used to finish steels hardened to more than 45HRc.
  3. Mr. Prashant Singh, Manager (Outsourcing), Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., Lucknow, provided knowledge on Basics of Quality Management System and QM standards and principles used in Manufacturing with specific reference to Aerospace Sector. He also discussed about ISO 9001 & AS 9100 fundamentals and available Career options in Quality Management System.
  4. This program was organized by Faculty Coordinators Er, Abhishek Dwivedi (AP.), Er. Kamran Rasheed (A.P.), Er. Mahmood Alam (A.P.), Er. Sumita Chaturvedi (A.P.), Er. Virendra Maurya (Sr. Lect.), Er. Mohd. Zafaruddin Khan (Sr. Lect.), and Guided by Dr. P.K.Bharti, Prof. and Head, Department of Mechanical Engg., Integral University. Including them many student coordinators also supported for successful completion of this workshop.
About 300 Participants were enrolled to attend this workshop.
  • Organised a two days workshop on HVAC, on 25-26 April 2010, conducted by Environmental Design Solutions (EDS), New Delhi
  • Organised a two days Robotics workshop for B.Tech. Students on 3-4 November 2009.
  • Organised a two days Robotics Workshop on 21-22 Feb. 2013 in association with Robosapiens India & IIT Delhi.
  • Organised a two days workshop on “Automobile Mechanics and I. C. Engines Design” on 24-25 Jan 2014 in association with EI system services and IISc Bangalore.

  • Organized a National Conference on “Emerging Trends in Mechanical & Electrical Engineering” on June 12-13, 2012.

Invited and Guest Lectures
  • Prof. (Dr.) Devendra Kumar, Institute of Technology, B.H.U., Varanasi delivered expert lecture on “Applications of Advanced Ceramics in Engineering and Technology” on 13th Jan. 2012.
  • Prof. (Dr.) Alim Husain Naqvi, AMU, Aligarh delivered expert lecture on “Applications of Nano Technology on 12-13th June 2012.
  • Prof.(Dr.) P.C. Pandey (Ex-Professor IIT, Roorkee) delivered expert lecture on “Manufacturing Facility Planning” on 28th Feb. 2011.
  • Mr. Sabih Ahmed Kidwai, Manager-HR (India), Rockwell Automations, was present as chief guest in the inaugural ceremony of NCETMEE-12 at Integral University, Lucknow
  • Prof. (Dr.) M.Wasi Khan delivered expert lecture on “Advancement in Nano Technology on 12-13th June 2012.
  • Prof. (Dr.) Md. Imran Aziz delivered expert lecture on “Optical Anisotropy of New Nematic Liquid Crystal” on 12-13th June 2012.
  • Prof. (Dr.) V.K. Jain, IIT Kanpur delivered expert lecture on “Project Proposal Writing and Granting Agencies” On 16th Jan. 2013.
  • Er. Vivek Srivastav, Principal Consultant,Engineering Services, Karyon Consultancy and Solutions delivered expert lecture on “Finite Element Analysis and Automotive Industry Applications” on 15th Oct. 2012.
  • Prof. Abid Haleem, Head, Department of Mechanical Engg., Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi delivered expert lecture on “Research Credentials” on 9th Sep. 2013.
  • Dr. Rakesh Kumar Awasthi, Ex-Director, Geological Survey of India, delivered expert lecture on “Study of Seismicity in Local and Regional Context through the Application of Mechanical Processes” on 14th March 2014.